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  • Making of Chanel Haute Couture A/W 17

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    Posted: July 22, 2017 Posted: July 22, 2017
    Making of Chanel Haute Couture A/W 17

    | Karl Lagerfeld creatively reinvents the signature Chanel classic tweed suit.

    In a fashion industry dominated by high-speed, low-cost production and instant trend gratification, watching truly skilled artisans painstakingly handcrafting the most luxurious haute couture gowns is a total breath of fresh air.

    Watching a catwalk show for a high fashion house like Chanel is always a sparkling spectacle, full of glamour, drama, and celebrity, but the fleeting excitement of a twenty-minute showcase is nothing compared to seeing the clothes up close, and experiencing the intricate details, knowing the time, effort and skill that goes into them.

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    Watch behind the scenes of the Chanel's Autumn/Winter 17/18 collection, which made headlines with it's bold silhouettes, a cult classic hat, psychadelic make-up and of course, Karl Lagerfeld's custom built Eiffel Tower as a backdrop.

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